Key: TITLE - STYLE (Writers) [Publishers or Copyright Control]
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1. BELIEVING THE BEST - Pop/R&B
(Roy Freeland/Joe Curiale)
(Windswept Pacific Music/EMI Music Publishing) Roy Freeland is a successful and prolific songwriter, formerly based in LA and now living in Nashville. His catalogue includes the BMI million-airplay hit "This Night Won't Last Forever" (Michael Johnson) and cuts for Barry Manilow, Gino Vannelli, Miami Sound Machine and many others. LA-based Joe Curiale is also a highly successful film score and soundtrack writer.
c/o Peter McCamley, Windswept Pacific Music, 27 Queensdale Place, London W11 4SQ. Tel: 0171 602 9977, Fax: 0171 602 0630
2. IN THE LIGHT - Pop
(Rick Kelly, Anthony Little)
Co-written and performed by New York-based singer/songwriter Rick Kelly (who is looking for an artist deal), together with Nashville-based Anthony Little who has just secured a cut on the new N'Sync album.
c/o Patrick Meads, Music Like Dirt, 12 Kenneth Court, 173 Kennington Road, London SE11 6SS. Tel: 0171 582 6959, Fax: 0171 793 0285, E-Mail: email@example.com *Artist Available*
3. WHEN NO ONE KNOWS - Pop
(Randy Bachman/Rob Davis)
(Write Songs-Will Travel (SOCAN)/MCA Music Publishing (PRS). Randy teamed up with former Mud member Rob Davis to co-write this number during his recent UK visit. Randy also co-writes extensively in Nashville, Los Angeles and his native Vancouver, and has established many co-write contacts through SongLink in the past few months.
c/o Willie Morrison, MCA Music Publishing (UK), Tel: 0181 741 8686, Fax: 0181 741 8646 or Randy Bachman, Write Songs-Will Travel (Canada), Tel: (250) 537-1240, Fax: (250) 537-0014, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
4. LIKE A MAN WITH FEELINGS - Country/Rock
Memphis native Trey Bruce scored his first No. 1 country hit with Randy Travis' "Look Heart No Hands." Since 1993 he has had cuts with Faith Hill, Trisha Yearwood, Reba McEntire, Lee Roy Pamell, Deana Carter, Diamond Rio and recently produced the new Chris LeDoux album for Capitol. Last year Billboard listed him as one of the top ten country writers in the USA.
c/o Ben Vaughn, Big Tractor Music, 1503 17th Ave Sth, Nashville, TN 37212, USA. Tel: (615) 292-5100, Fax: (615) 292-2934, E-Mail: TractorBig@aol.com
5. NEED YOU - Pop/Ballad
(Ken Maclean, vocals: Vicky Abban)
Mersey-based Ken Maclean has had hits over the years with the Detroit Emeralds and Soloman King among others, and is currently concentrating on developing new Liverpool artist Vicky Abban, aged 20, who is working on the NW club scene. A single will be out soon and Ken is looking out for any recording, marketing and distribution input and ideas.
c/o Ken Maclean, Ded Leg Music, 7 Linden Grove Birchley, Billinge, Merseyside WN5 7QP. Tel: 01744 894153, Fax: 01744 893503 *Publishing & Artist Available*
6. PLEASE DON'T LAUGH AT ME WHEN I CRY - Reggae
Swindon-based singer/songwriter Dave James has made a promo CD of 14 songs and is hopeful of finding a good home for this infectious pop/reggae track, produced by Mike Shipway and Steve Smith with additional guitars by Simon Law.
c/o Dave James, Redbrick Studios, 66 Elmore, Eldene, Swindon, Wilts SN3 3TN. Tel & Fax: 01793 487423
7. SOMEWAY SOMEHOW - Pop
(Johann Helgason/Reg Meuross) (Rindi/Bug Music)
One of Iceland's most respected singer/songwriters, Johann has had hits with the bands Change, duo You And I and as a solo artist, performing around the world with 15 gold and platinum records to his credit. He was the first Icelander to get an overseas publishing deal (with Chappel) and is currently working on his sixth solo album due for release this autumn.
c/o Johann Helgason, Rindi, Austurstrond 6, 170 Seltjarnarnes, Iceland. Tel: (+354) 561 1259, Fax: (+354) 561 2435, E-Mail: email@example.com
8. I DON'T DO SAD ANYMORE - Country
(Robin Song Music) This country uptempo "gets everyone up on the line dance floor," while around a dozen of Mansfield-based Simon Dawson's songs have appeared on Mike Collier's highly successful line dance compilation albums. The series is now the biggest CD series of its type in the UK, with numerous tracks provided by SongLink subscribers.
c/o Mike Collier, Robin Song Music (UK), Hammersley Lodge, Hammersley Lane, Penn, Bucks HP10 8HE, UK. Tel: 01494 816987, Fax: 01494 815524
9. LOOKING FORWARD TO LOOKING BACK - Country
(Write Songs-Will Travel/SOCAN/Sony Music/Sharondippity/MCA/ASCAP) The Third Bachman track is a country ballad co-written with Sharon Vaughn.
c/o Randy Bachman, Write Songs-Will Travel (Canada), Tel: (250) 537-1240, Fax: (250) 537-0014, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
10. JUST ABOUT LEAVING - Country/Pop
A member of acoustic band "Sons of Fat Harry" for the last 10 years, Paul also writes the music for Carlton's BAFTA-award winning children's TV series Old Bear Stories, now shown in 70 countries. His song "Write Him A Letter" was covered by Frances Black (via SongLink) on her Sky Road album which reached No. 2 in Ireland.
c/o Paul Castle, PDC Music, 16a Myddleton Park, London N20 0HX. Tel & Fax: 0181 445 7425
11. ONE VOICE - Rock
(Floyd Bradley/Anthony Clark)
Last year Floyd, Anthony and Dee Dee Wilde won second prize in the Unisong International Song Contest (Pop/AC/Dance category) with "Why Can't We Stop The Bleeding?" This new song was initially written for the Countryside Alliance.
c/o Floyd Bradley, Maverado Music, Crippenden Manor, Cowden, Kent TN8 7HJ, UK. Tel: 01342 850630, Fax: 01342 850980, E-Mail: email@example.com
12. DREAMLOVER - Pop
(Southcombe/Althaus/Standen) (Posthouse Music/G.A. Music)
Dreamy pop from Pauline Southcombe and regular co-writer George Althaus, who are targetting artists in Europe, the USA and SE Asia.
c/o George Althaus, G.A. Music, 11 Dover House Park Road, Beckenham, Kent BR3 1QB, UK. Tel & Fax: 0181 658 9130, E-Mail: MysteriousLON@compuserve.com
13. SOMEWHERE IN MY HEART - Pop/R&B
(M. Vice/C. Wild)
LA writer/singer Michele Vice has had many covers through SongLink, including Jennifer Brown (Sweden), Dara Rollins (Germany), Yaki Da and Karima (Denmark), Ultimate Kaos (Sony France) and Ruby Turner (UK) along with songs featured in movies. Her co-writer on this track, Chuck Wild, is also a SongLink subscriber.
c/o Michele Vice, Sweetersongs, 1028 3rd Street #8, Santa Monica, CA 90403, USA. Tel: (310) 395-3556, Fax: (310) 395-1287, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
14. WHERE DO I GO FROM HERE - Pop/Ballad
West London-based writer and Unisong assistant Ruth Graham has recently assigned some of her songs to Richard Jay's Burning Petals Music, which is in the process of setting up a network of overseas sub-publishing and administration deals.
c/o Richard Jay, Burning Petals Music (Direct: 0181 892 8856), Greyhound House, George Street, Richmond, Surrey TW9 1HY, UK. Tel: 0171 691 7620, Fax: 0171 691 7621 E-Mail: email@example.com
15. NAKED CITY - Pop
Toby has been writing seriously for the last 3 years, and has been offered single song publishing deals on over 40 songs in that time. He writes in most commercial styles and is currently involved with a number of co-writes with artists. Demo produced by ST Music (Newcastle), vocals by Phil Caffrey. You can hear more of Toby's material and read his lyrics/credits on his website at: http://www.homepages.tcp.co.uk/~tdarling/
c/o Toby Darling, 7 Merchant's Place, Upper Brook Street, Winchester, Hants SO23 8HW. Tel: 01962 860537, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
16. I'M WALKING - Pop/R&B
Leo is an aspiring writer whose interests lie in composition, recording and production. This unusual and atmospheric song was written, performed, programmed and produced by him with vocals by Sandra Phenis.
c/o Leo Shirley-Smith, Studio House, Elcot Lane, Marlborough, Wilts SN8 2AZ. Tel: 01672 515025, E-mail: email@example.com *Publishing Available*
17. SOMETIMES - Pop/Funk
(Tim Hegarty/Rufus Stone) (Warner-Chappell Music/Fat Cigar Music)
Warner/Chappell writer Tim Hegarty co-wrote Dream's hit "Shoot Me With Your Love" and has had cuts with such acts as N'Sync. He also writes with Jamie Petrie and Peter Cunnah, while Rufus Stone has been working with Pierre Tubbs and Michele Vice among others.
c/o Sarah Millar, Sister Management (for Rufus Stone), Regent House, 235-241 Regent Street, London W1R 7AG. Tel: 0171 499 0034, Fax: 0171 629 7095, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or c/o Lexi Rosenberg, Warner/Chappell Music (London), Tel: 0181 563 5817, Fax: 0181 563 5824
18. I WANT TO BE YOUR FRIEND - Pop/Ballad
Joan's debut album Binary Star, on which she is singer, songwriter, arranger, programmer and producer, reached the Top 40 in her native Singapore last year. Since then she has moved to the UK with partner Peter, who welcomes enquiries from any established labels or publishers who can help expose Joan's talents to the European market.
c/o Peter Martin, Firebird International, Kyrle House Studios, Edde Cross Street, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire HR9 7BZ, UK. Tel: 01989 562336, Fax: 01989 566337, E-Mail: email@example.com